Hot News Stories (7/2/13)Posted: July 2, 2013
Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA)
Many nonprofit religious organizations have balked at having to insure their employees’ contraception- because of their personally held religious beliefs — under health care reform bill. On Friday, the administration announced a solution to this problem.
Washington Post (Washington, DC)
So-called crisis pregnancy centers are using Virginia’s law that requires doctors to tell patients where they can get a free ultrasound to try to discourage women from getting abortions.
Houston Chronicle (Houston, TX)
A Texas House committee is expected to hear testimony on a bill that would put greater restrictions on abortions. Although this bill was blocked last week, anti-choice Gov. Rick Perry has made the bill a priority of the state’s second special session which convened Monday.